She has studied French, German, Spanish, Japanese, and a little Italian, Swedish, and Russian.
Deb loves technology and is a Google certified teacher, as well as FlipGrid and EdPuzzle certified. She has created several lessons for the Promethean web site, managed the state IAATF site for several years, ran the Indiana teachers' Instagram site for a week last fall, and participates in many PLN groups on Facebook and on Twitter.
Deb loves giving workshops from coast to coast and overseas and has also done several keynote speeches. She loves teaching, whether students or colleagues.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Active learning strategies
IPA (Integrated Performance Assessment)
Technology: Promethean, FlipGrid, Symbaloo, EdPuzzle, and many many others
Handwork: knitting, crochet, embroidery, quilting and sewing
Gardening (vegetarian 35+ years)
Reading, both fiction and nonfiction
Family and friends